Interview Q: ‘What Are Your Strengths and Weaknesses?’

Interview Q: 'What Are Your Strengths and Weaknesses?'

While certain companies get very creative with their interview questions, it's still a good bet to prepare for the most common questions so ...

Changes Due for Twitter as Company Cycles In New CEO

Changes Due for Twitter as Company Cycles In New CEO

To some, Twitter can be an overwhelming social media platform without a designated purpose or focus. To others, Twitter can be the ...

Students Pitching Ideas at Sandbox Demo Day June 26

Students Pitching Ideas at Sandbox Demo Day June 26

(Editor's Note: This post was composed by Sara Moses,a freelance Marketing and Communications Strategist who assists John Liddy at the Student Sandbox ...

Mobile App Urangle Makes You Like a Professional Filmmaker

Mobile App Urangle Makes You Like a Professional Filmmaker

Call it the platform that gives you the opportunity to feel like a professional filmmaker. Urangle is a mobile app changing the ...

Wise Words: Making Zig-Zags into Career, Life Successes

Wise Words: Making Zig-Zags into Career, Life Successes

Even if we hope to skirt them, life is full of zigs and zags. There are some  life changes that we plan, ...

Interview Q: ‘What Are Your Strengths and Weaknesses?’

Interview Q: 'What Are Your

Posted by Meredith Tornabene on Jun 30, 20151
Changes Due for Twitter as Company Cycles In New CEO

Changes Due for Twitter as

Posted by Hikari Matsuo on Jul 2, 20152
Students Pitching Ideas at Sandbox Demo Day June 26

Students Pitching Ideas at Sandbox

Posted by Diane Stirling on Jun 24, 20153
Mobile App Urangle Makes You Like a Professional Filmmaker

Mobile App Urangle Makes You

Posted by Amanda Quick on Jun 24, 20154
Wise Words: Making Zig-Zags into Career, Life Successes

Wise Words: Making Zig-Zags into

Posted by Diane Stirling on Jun 18, 20155
| July 2, 2015

Changes Due for Twitter as Company Cycles In New CEO

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To some, Twitter can be an overwhelming social media platform without a designated purpose or focus. To others, Twitter can be the central hub for news, sports, entertainment, and everything in between. Recently, Twitter announced that there will be a change in its company’s higher management. Current CEO Dick Costolo is resigning at the end of this → Read More

| June 30, 2015

Interview Q: ‘What Are Your Strengths and Weaknesses?’

While certain companies get very creative with their interview questions, it’s still a good bet to prepare for the most common questions so you can knock those out of the park when they are asked. When I give mock interviews, I notice that many people struggle to answer, “What are your strengths and weaknesses?” It’s likely because → Read More

| June 24, 2015

Students Pitching Ideas at Sandbox Demo Day June 26

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(Editor’s Note: This post was composed by Sara Moses,a freelance Marketing and Communications Strategist who assists John Liddy at the Student Sandbox with social media and marketing duties. Sara is a graduate of Boston College, where she studied Communications. With over 10 years of marketing and communications experience, she has held positions as an account manager → Read More

| June 24, 2015

Mobile App Urangle Makes You Like a Professional Filmmaker

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Call it the platform that gives you the opportunity to feel like a professional filmmaker. Urangle is a mobile app changing the way videos are created, shared, and uploaded onto social platforms. “We wanted to give everyone the sense that they can create quality content without pulling it onto their computer and editing. We wanted → Read More

| June 22, 2015

Arafatea: Startup Uses Tea to Create Everyday Products

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Tea is typically used to cure the common cold, help you relax, or even repel mosquitos. However, in addition to household and medicinal uses, it can be used to create replicas of some of our favorite everyday products. A startup called Arafatea — which is working out of the Student Sandbox this summer — uses → Read More

| June 18, 2015

Wise Words: Making Zig-Zags into Career, Life Successes

Even if we hope to skirt them, life is full of zigs and zags. There are some  life changes that we plan, but many switch-ups that we don’t. There will be jobs we love; those we’d leave tomorrow. Life throws many curveballs. We all jump around a bit–or a lot–on the way to our futures. → Read More

| June 15, 2015

iCloud Photo: My S-l-o-w but Useful Migration

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I’m slowly getting comfortable with the cloud. Since I’m heavily invested in Apple’s ecosystem, the cloud in question is Apple’s iCloud. My iTunes library is there as are many of my documents. Many of my apps use iCloud for storage. Now, with iCloud Photo, I can have all of my photos on my iPad, iPhone, → Read More

| June 12, 2015

In the Sandbox: Scavenger Hunt Serves as Startup Demo

As of last Friday, the Syracuse Student Sandbox completed its first week of operations by hosting a scavenger hunt around the Downtown Syracuse area. While student entrepreneurs spent the majority of the week working on their businesses, they did have the chance to get familiar with the downtown area, as well as the core business model → Read More

| June 11, 2015

Digital Storytelling – The SXSW Interactive 2015 Full Report

With a little time to cool off from Austin, I am bringing you a comprehensive report of SXSW Interactive 2015. During this year’s conference, storytelling was adapted to the digital age, and new technologies enhanced and challenged how we view our evolving society. This recap gives an overview of the major themes, Austin lingo, standout → Read More

| June 9, 2015

The Student Sandbox Opens Doors to International Students

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In mid-May, the Syracuse Student Sandbox welcomed another class of young entrepreneurs who will work on growing their companies over the next six weeks. The accelerator began in 2009, but it is welcoming entrepreneurs from around the world this year. “We’ve been working with the Bandung Institute of Technology for the past year or so → Read More